CE Seminars

One of Angell's most important goals is to serve as a resource for the veterinary profession. Below is our current schedule of continuing education programs.


Referring Veterinarians
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Angell Friday Morning Lecture Schedule: 8am-9am Fridays. Free/no registration required. *NOTE - only select Friday lectures will receive CE credit as indicated on the schedule. Bagels & coffee provided. Thank you to our sponsor:


Angell Veterinary Technician CE Lectures: Wednesdays or Thursdays, 6pm-8pm or 6pm-9pm (click for dates/times). MVTA-approved. 2-3 CE credits for technicians. Free lecture and pizza. No registration required. Next: Wed., April 1, 2015, 6pm-9pm, 3 CEUs "Internal Medicine of the Body by Organ System" by the Angell Emergency/Critical Care Team



Lunch and Learns at Angell: Wednesdays or Thursdays, 12pm-1pm (click for dates/times). RACE-approved, 1 CE credit, open to area practicioners. No registration required. Next: Wed., April 29, 2015, 12pm-1pm, "I Read it on the Internet/Commercial Pet Foods" by Jason Gagne, DVM and sponsored by Purina

 

4/1/15 - 21st Century Cardiology
6:15pm - 8:45pm, Wednesday, April 1, 2015

MSPCA-Angell West, 293 Second Ave, Waltham MA
(2 CE credits - RACE approved)

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!
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Complimentary sandwiches and lecture for veterinarians and technicians

Speaker:
Angell Cardiologist Rebecca Malakoff, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology)

Topics:

    • Pimobendan: completed and ongoing research regarding its clinical use
    • Sildenafil: how it has changed the treatment of pulmonary hypertension
    • Clopidogrel: FATCAT trial results: preventing aortic thromboembolism recurrence in cats
    • The Amplatz Canine Ductal Occluder- how its use is different from coil embolization or surgical ligation of patent ductus arteriosus
    • ACVIM Consensus Statement Classification system for Canine mitral valve disease
    • NT proBNP and the recently available feline snap test - what it tells us and when its use may be appropriate


Registration is now open
and will close 3/31/15 (limited capacity)


4/15/15 - Novel Opioids in Analgesia and Anesthesia in Private Practice
6:00pm - 8:45pm, Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Newton Marriott 2345 Commonwealth Ave., Newton, MA 02466
(2 CE credits - RACE approved)

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!
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Complimentary dinner and lecture for veterinarians and technicians

Speaker:
Angell Anesthesiologist Ashley Barton-Lamb, DVM, DACVAA, CVA

Agenda:

6:00 - 6:25pm

 Registration, drinks, and buffet dinner

6:25 - 7:25pm  

Part I: Novel Opioids in Analgesia

1. Simbadol TM (buprenorphine) - New FDA approved buprenorphine for use in cats

2. Recuvyra TM (Fentanyl) - new FDA approved fentanyl transdermal formulation for use in dogs

3. Tramadol

4. Methadone

7:25 - 7:35pm  Break
 7:35 - 8:35pm  

Part II: Anesthesia in Private Practice

1. Anesthesia:
     Patient Status
     Monitoring
     How to recognize/what to do/how to manage
     CPR statistics/recommendations

2. Analgesia:
     Definition/Review physiology of pain
     What are our options?
     How to use those options in which situations?
     Pain scoring charts/uses
     End results/goals/outcomes

8:35 - 8:45pm  Q & A



Registration is now open and will close 4/6/15 (limited capacity)

 

5/6/15 - New Insights into Immunosuppressive Medications
6:15pm - 7:30pm, Wednesday, May 6, 2015 

MSPCA-Angell West, 293 Second Ave, Waltham MA
(1 CE credit - RACE approved)

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!
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Complimentary sandwiches and lecture for veterinarians and technicians

Speaker: 
Angell Internist Daniela Vrabelova Ackley, DVM, DACVIM

Topics:

    • Glucocorticoids
    • Azathioprine
    • Cyclophosphamide
    • Cyclosporine and Tacrolimus
    • Mycophenolate mofetil
    • Leflunomide
    • Danazol
    • Clodronate
    • Intravenour immunoglobulins


Registration is now open and will close 5/5/15 (limited capacity



SAVE THE DATE for our upcoming Fall CE Seminars:

10/7/15 - Behavior (Topics TBD)
Speaker: Terri Bright, Ph.D., BCBA-D
6:00pm - 8:45pm, Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Burlington Marriott Hotel, 1 Burlington Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01803
(2 CE credits - pending RACE approval)


11/8/15 - Neurology (Topics TBD)
Speakers: Allen Sisson, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology) and Rob Daniel DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
8:00am - 3:00pm, Sunday, November 8, 2015

Newton Marriott 2345 Commonwealth Ave., Newton, MA 02466
(5 CE credits - pending RACE approval)


In addition to our own Angell CE seminars, here's more on the horizon:

Massachusetts Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA) 2015 Continuing Education Conference
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Best Western Royal Plaza, Marlborough, MA
(6 CE Credits are available for participation at each seminar)